The N71Jq-A1 Notebook Computer from ASUS is a 17.3" notebook computer, perfect for day-to-day use. The computer features an enhanced Altec Lansing audio system, powered by ASUS SonicMaster technology. Graphics are handled by a dedicated ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5730 processor with 1GB of DDR3 VRAM. The system features a Blu-ray drive, perfect for playing back HD movies on its large screen.
The computer features a USB 3.0 port, which is up to ten times faster than USB 2.0. It allows you to use the latest external storage devices that support the USB 3.0 protocol, without having to add an expansion card.
The system is powered by a 1.6GHz Intel i7-720QM quad-core CPU, which can be clocked at up to 2.8GHz thanks to the Intel Turbo Boost system. It boasts 4GB of RAM, 640GB hard drive capacity, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3 USB 2.0 ports, a USB 3.0 port, eSATA, HDMI, and an ExpressCard/34 expansion slot. Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) is the installed operating system.
- The ASUS N71Jq is designed for audiophiles who desire multimedia entertainment while on-the-move. To further enhance and deliver the best audio experience, a marriage of both hardware and software innovations were required. SonicMaster audio technology was developed by highly-trained audio experts from ASUS's Research and Development team, and fine-tunes sound energy, noise balance, volume and dynamic sound range, minimizes environmental interference and sound distortion, and enhances sound separation. Superior chamber design with outputs of 2.5 watts and measuring 21cc in volume, together with 2-channel Altec Lansing speakers deliver pitch-perfect audio quality that brings multimedia to life
- The ASUS N71Jq features Video Magic software package to enhance user visual experience in terms of video quality enhancement, transcoding, and video editing. N71Jq also utilizes DirectX 11 to maximize system performance, releasing the power of GPU processing cores that can speed up the system to handle the most demanding work -- such as video encoding -- and provide a more powerful performance than the traditional GPU
- True Theater boosts the resolution of conventional DVDs to an incredible full high definition 1080p, a stark difference in performance from 740p. It also naturalizes the color and brightness of the images displayed. Up boosting the frame rate from 24/30 frames per second (FPS) to an astonishing 60/72fps, users can enjoy even smoother DVD playback
- Media Expresso features a user-friendly interface that allows users to convert videos for use on iPod, iPhone, PSP, PS3, Zune or any other mobile entertainment devices. It also allows users to convert videos in batches, and converted files can be sent to iTunes automatically. Optimized for GPU computing (ATI Stream), it delivers faster processing speeds by up to 300% for quick conversions on-the-fly
- ASUS Splendid Technology integrates different multimedia data sources to reduce noise and conversion rate for a sharp display. Users can enjoy vivid images with better contrast, brightness, skin tone, and color saturation for all video applications
- Powered by the Intel Core i7 processor, the ASUS N71Jq is equipped with intelligent new micro-architecture that combines Intel's unique technologies for amazing computing experience, with innovations such as Intel Turbo Boost Technology, which automatically speeds up your processor when your PC needs extra performance. It is also equipped with ATI Radeon HD 5730 graphics card with DirectX 11 to deliver high texture details, dynamic range lighting, realistic shadows and facial details. Character and environmental tessellation produces sharper, true-to-life visuals. Enjoy faster post processing effects using Direct Computing for stunning images anytime
- ASUS is the first to introduce the new USB 3.0, capable of providing a bandwidth of about 5Gbps or around 10 times the bandwidth of the current USB 2.0 bus. USB 3.0 is capable of transferring 500MB from a 2.5-inch HDD in 1 minute 41 seconds, compared to the 3 minutes and 49 seconds of USB 2.0 in the exact same conditions. This allows for faster transfers of high definition data, such as movies and videos, as well as various other large capacity file formats. It also charges USB-chargeable devices with 900mA, faster than the 500mA of current USB 2.0. Finally, the USB 3.0 helps to extend battery life, suspending operations when it is in idle mode
- Blu-ray drive can play HD video delivered on Blu-ray disc. It can also read and burn DVDs and CDs
- Sports a 17.3" high-definition widescreen display with a LED backlight, a 16:9 aspect ratio, and a native resolution of 1600 x 900
- 802.11n Wi-Fi is currently the fastest way to transfer data over Wi-Fi
- Integrated 2MP camera and microphone make videoconferencing a reality
- Card reader can download photos from most popular digital photo memory card formats
- ExpressCard/34 slot supports standard notebook expansion cards
- eSATA port allows you to connect high-speed external storage
- HDMI port allows you to connect the notebook to an HDTV
- Integrated Bluetooth module communicates with compatible wireless devices
- Full-size keyboard features dedicated numeric keypad
- ASUS's superlative warranty features a full year of accidental damage from handling coverage, a 30-day zero bright dot pixel guarantee, and 2 years of global coverage with free overnight shipping and 24x7 technical support